Autorunning programs for removable media - how do you change / delete them

Hans-J. Ullrich hans.ullrich at
Sun Aug 20 19:00:18 BST 2006

Am Sonntag, 20. August 2006 19:54 schrieb Jonathan Nelson:
> On Sunday 20 August 2006 06:21, Basil Fowler wrote:
> > My KDE 3.4.2 supplied with Mandriva 2006 runs Kaffeine, KsCD and gphoto
> > whenever I insert a DVD, audio CD, cannect a digital camera respectively.
> >
> > How do I change or disable these autorun programs?
> Assuming that Mandriva doesn't have their own system, you can go to
> kcontrol->Peripherals->Storage Media
Hi !
Responsible for that is the "HAL"-daemon (hardware abstraction layer). You can 
suppress it, to choose "do nothing" and save this option, or killing tha 

I do not know, if this is a package, but I think, you can delete the start- 
or/amd stop-links or the script below /etc/init.d/.

If you use the second choice, use rcconf.


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